GALLERY: President Barack Obama visits the Triangle

Jan. 15, 2014 @ 06:38 PM
President Barack Obama visited the Triangle to talk about the economy and improving the manufacturing sector on Wednesday, Jan. 15, 2014. Obama toured Vacon, a research and development center and lab for high-power AC drives in Durham. At N.C. State Obama announced that the university will be home to a $140 million consortium of companies and universities that will develop the next generation of energy-efficient electronic chips and devices. The Herald-Sun | Christine T. Nguyen Click here to buy photos!